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Human Trafficking In India: Legal protection against Human Trafficking in India

Human Trafficking In India: Legal protection against Human Trafficking in India   Human trafficking in India and around the world is the trade (sell and purchase) of human beings for the purpose of sexual slavery, bonded...
The Viewpoint: Asymmetric Dispute Resolution Clause By Azadeh Meskarian, Solicitor at Zaiwalla & Co. LLP

The UK Solicitor Speaks: The Viewpoint: Asymmetric Dispute Resolution Clause

The Viewpoint: Asymmetric Dispute Resolution Clause By Azadeh Meskarian, Solicitor at Zaiwalla & Co. LLP (UK)       Following on from the recent decision of the Singapore Court of Appeal confirming the validity of asymmetric arbitration clauses in...
Registration and Incorporation of an NGO in India: Trusts, Society, Company Registration

Registration and Incorporation of an NGO in India: Trusts, Society, Company Registration

Registration and Incorporation of an NGO in India: Trusts, Society, Company Registration   A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) is a recognized,an association of persons or a body of individuals. Such types of institution shall a definite name...
Civil Suit in India: Steps involved in the procedure for filing a Civil Suit

Civil Suit in India: Steps involved in the procedure for filing a Civil Suit

Civil Suit in India: Steps involved in the procedure for filing a Civil Suit   For filing a civil case or civil law suit, the Procedure is as follows: Filing of Suit/Plaint:  Plaint is a written...
Appeals in the courts of India: Basic structure of Appeals

Appeals in the courts of India: Basic structure of Appeals

Appeals in the courts of India: Basic structure of Appeals     Constitutional Matters: An appeal lies to the SC from any judgment, decree or final order whether in a civil, criminal or other proceeding of a High...
The Indian Passport application and renewal process Rules for Issuing and Renewal of Passports in India

The Indian Passport application and renewal process: Rules for Issuing and Renewal of Passports...

The Indian Passport application and renewal process:Rules for Issuing and Renewal of Passports in India     An Indian passport is a passport issued by order of the President to citizens of India for the purpose of international travel. It allows the bearer...
All about Indian Citizenship: Acquiring Single Citizenship and Dual Citizenship in India

All about Indian Citizenship: Acquiring Single Citizenship and Dual Citizenship in India

All about Indian Citizenship: Acquiring Single Citizenship and Dual Citizenship in India   The dictionary meaning of a citizen is a native or naturalized member of a state or other political community. The citizenship is a...
Legal Procedure of filing a Criminal Case in India (Criminal Procedure Code, 1973)

Legal Procedure of filing a Criminal Case in India (Criminal Procedure Code, 1973)

LEGAL PROCEDURE OF FILING A CRIMINAL CASE IN INDIA   The society is vulnerable to crime. Law protects the society and deters criminal approach. There is an established procedure of law to file a criminal case...
Stalking Is a Crime and not Romance Legal protection against the crime of stalking in India

Stalking is a Crime and not Romance: Legal protection against stalking in India

  Melroy and Gothard have defined stalking as the wilful, malicious, and repeated following or harassing of another person that threatens his or her safety. Stalking is an offence in India and punishable by law. The...
Legal protection against Unfair Competition In India

Legal protection against Unfair Competition In India

Legal protection against Unfair Competition In India   A act or practice in the course of industrial or commercial activities contrary to honest practices constitutes an act of unfair competition; which is against “contrary to honest...
The Controversial Practice of Death Penalty in India

The Controversial Practice of Death Penalty in India

The Controversial Practice of Death Penalty in India   Death Penalty is a practiced that is backed by the sanction of the government whereby a person is fastened to death by the state as a punishment...
Pesticide Regulations, Cases and Foreign Direct Investment in India

Pesticide Regulations, Cases and Foreign Direct Investment in India

Pesticide Regulations, Cases and Foreign Direct Investment in India   India’s pesticide manufactures approximately 60 technical grade pesticides being manufactured indigenously by around 125 producers and more than 500 pesticide formulators consisting of large and medium...
Rights of the Prisoners and legal provisions under the Indian Legal System

Rights of the Prisoners and legal provisions under the Indian Legal System

Rights of the Prisoners and legal provisions under the Indian Legal System   Rights of the Prisoners We all know that conviction of a person for a crime does not reduce the person into a non-person, and...
Anti-begging laws in India:  Is begging an offence?

Anti-begging laws in India:  Is begging an offence ?

Anti-begging laws in India:  Is begging an offence?     Definition of begging as per anti-begging law: Soliciting or receiving money or clothes or other things usually given to a beggar in a public place whether or not...
Street vendor rights in India Legal rights and protection by law to the street vendors in India

Legal Rights and protection by law to the street vendors in India

Legal Rights and protection by law to the street vendors in India   Street vendors form a very important segment of the unorganized sector in the country. It is estimated that in several cities street vendors...
Family Law: Does  parents have a right  in children's property?

Family Law: Do parents have a right  in children’s property?

Do parents have a right  in children's property?    The doctrine of equal ownership of father and son in ancestral property based on the text of Yagnavalkya. Book 2. 129 and C. N. Arunachala Mudaliar v....
Insurance Laws in India: Insurance company claims, acts and cases

Insurance Laws in India: Insurance company claims, acts and cases

Insurance Laws in India: Insurance company claims, acts and cases   Insurance law governs that practices of law which surrounds insurance, including insurance policies and claims. Insurance regulation that governs the business of insurance is typically...
GST Impact on the cement industry of India

GST: Impact of Goods ans Service Tax on the Cement Industry of India

GST: Impact of Goods ans Service Tax on the Cement Industry of India     Indian Cement industry is World’s second largest cement producer with an aim to grow at a CAGR of 11.14% in volume terms...
Rights of children in family's ancestral and parents property

Property Inheritance Law: Rights of children in family’s ancestral and parents property

Property Inheritance Law: Rights of children in family's ancestral and parents property   DEFINITION OF ANCESTRAL PROPERTY: U.R.Virupakshaiah v. Sarvamma & Anr, CIVIL APPEAL NO. 7346 OF 2008 Property inherited by a Hindu from his father, father’s father...
The Extradition Treaty Role and Importance: Laws and Landmark Judgements (Major Media Hypes)

The Extradition Treaty Role and Importance: Laws and Landmark Judgements (Major Media Hypes)

The Extradition Treaty Role and Importance: Laws and Landmark Judgements (Major Media Hypes)     Extradition may be described as the process by which one State upon the request of another surrender to the latter any person...